Boller & Chivens

Boller & Chivens 0.5m Telescope

The 0.5-m telescope was built by Boller and Chivens in 1967 for the Republic Observatory, then moved to the current observing sight near Sutherland in 1972. The telescope has the folowing specifications: Cassegrain Focus: f/18, 22.6 arcsec/mm Instrumentation: Modular photometer Guider-Finder: 100mm f/9.1 

Contact Person/s

Name: Dr Ramotholo Sefako
Phone: +27 21-447-0025